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Local Talent from Creative Lab Hawaii Get Ready to Show Off Their Ideas at the Game Developers ConferencePosted on February 16, 2017 in NewsCreative Lab Hawaii
DBEDT's Creative Industries Division (CID) applauds Creative Lab Hawaii (CLH) Program Mobile Game App fellows, Tracy Davidson (Kauai) and Stacey Hayashi (Oahu), for being selected by their mentors to participate in this year’s Game Developers Conference (GDC).
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HTDC Holds Food Safety Training and Certification CoursePosted on February 10, 2017 in NewsInnovate Hawaii
High Technology Development Corp. — HTDC Innovate Hawaii program invites food manufacturers, food processors, food safety coordinators, and others in the food industry to participate in an FDA-recognized food safety training and certification course.
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HTDC Awards Grants to Hawaii CompaniesPosted on February 9, 2017 in NewsInnovate Hawaii
High Technology Development Corp. — HTDC, a state agency that supports the innovation and technology industry, has awarded more than $1.6 million in matching grants to six Hawaii companies who have received Federal Small Business Innovation Research Grants.
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Hawaii’s Economy Continues to ExpandPosted on February 8, 2017 in NewsQuarterly Statistical & Economic Report
DBEDT released its first quarter 2017 Statistical and Economic Report, which shows Hawaii’s economy continues to expand at a slightly reduced rate.
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HTDC Hosts Venue for Illuminating “How to Think Like an Entrepreneur” WorkshopPosted on January 26, 2017 in NewsHigh Technology Development Corp.
High Technology Development Corp. — Visionaries from the economic, tech and biotechnology communities are set to inspire future innovators with the “How to Think Like an Entrepreneur” workshop Feb. 6 – 10, held at the Manoa Innovation Center by venue sponsor HTDC.
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DBEDT Issues Final Call for Clean Energy Event SponsorshipsPosted on January 25, 2017 in NewsHawaii State Energy Office
Hawaii State Energy Office — DBEDT's Hawaii State Energy Office (HSEO) is announcing the last call to apply for up to $10,000 in fiscal year 2017 sponsorship funding for events which assist in the efforts to raise awareness and garner support of Hawaii’s clean energy goals.
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HTDC Awarded $2.5 Million to Manage Hawaii’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership CenterPosted on January 24, 2017 in NewsManufacturing Extension Partnership
High Technology Development Corp. — HTDC has been awarded $2.5 million in federal funding by the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) program.
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DBEDT Launches 2017 HiSTEP Export Promotion ProgramPosted on January 20, 2017 in NewsDept. of Business, Economic Development & Tourism
DBEDT has launched the 2017 Hawaii State Trade Expansion Program (HiSTEP), a multifaceted program designed to assist Hawaii small businesses with their export development.
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HTDC Small Business Grantees Honored with National Tibbetts Award at the White HousePosted on January 20, 2017 in NewsHigh Technology Development Corp.
High Technology Development Corp. — Two Hawaii-based businesses and recipients of HTDC's Hawaii Small Business Innovation Research (HSBIR) grant, have received the national Tibbetts Award for 2016.
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New Executive Director Named for HGIAPosted on January 20, 2017 in NewsGreen Energy Market Securitization
Hawaii Green Infrastructure Authority — HGIA announces Gwen Yamamoto Lau as its new Executive Director, effective today. Yamamoto Lau joined HGIA in May 2016 as Managing Director and brings more than 30 years of strategic leadership and management experience in commercial and credit union banking as well as community development financing.
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